League Division 1 football team Albirex Niigataa special poster unveiled on the official Battle of Gods website on February 20,was displayed across Niigata Prefecture in promotion of their match with the defending league Division 1 champions Sanfrecce Hiroshima on March 3, For any fan of the Dragon Ball franchise, you need to check it out. She was pleased to see Funimation's voice actors return, but criticized the movie for the lack of iconic techniques and having too much "filler". Richard Eisenbeis writing for Kotaku called the film "a great nostalgic trip from beginning to end. But also criticized the movie for its inconsistent animation, uninspiring fight scenes and use of CGI, stating, "Ultimately Battle of Gods is entirely a movie for long-established fans, as it has too many in-jokes that those not familiar with wide swaths of the franchise would get. Dragon Ball by Akira Toriyama. Battle of Gods is one hell of a fun flick.
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Movie Theaters This August". Archived from the original on May 10, And that this is the beginning of the movie's story. Whis wakes Beerusthe God of Destruction, from his long slumber and tells him that Frieza was defeated by a Saiyan. Retrieved December 9, It is not a stellar addition to the franchise but is a worthwhile and at least moderately entertaining one, provided that one does not go into it expecting an action magnum opus. Some details have been altered, scenes added, and dialogue expanded to cover the episode arc.